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Investing in Low-Trust Countries: On the Role of Social Trust in the Global Mutual Fund Industry.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Financial & Quantitative Analysis. Feb2022, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p240-290. 51p.

Abstract: We hypothesize that social trust, in mitigating contracting incompleteness, may have an important effect on the activeness and effectiveness of delegated portfolio management. Using a complete sample of worldwide open-end mutual funds, we find that tru...

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Trust and Local Bias.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Financial & Quantitative Analysis. Nov2020, Vol. 55 Issue 7, p2211-2245. 35p.

Abstract: In this article, we examine the effect of social trust on local bias. Our evidence suggests that institutional investors located in high-trust regions of the United States exhibit lower local bias. Moreover, we find that high-trust investors are better...

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Trust and Transparency in an Age of Surveillance

Trust and Transparency in an Age of Surveillance

Publication Type: eBook

Abstract: Investigating the theoretical and empirical relationships between transparency and trust in the context of surveillance, this volume argues that neither transparency nor trust provides a simple and self-evident path for mitigating the negative politica...

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Advances in the Sociology of Trust and Cooperation : Theory, Experiments, and Field Studies

Advances in the Sociology of Trust and Cooperation : Theory, Experiments, and Field Studies

Publication Type: eBook

Abstract: The problem of cooperation is one of the core issues in sociology and social science more in general. The key question is how humans, groups, organizations, institutions, and countries can avoid or overcome the collective good dilemmas that could lead ...

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Mistrust : Ethnographic Approximations

Mistrust : Ethnographic Approximations

Publication Type: eBook

Abstract: Scholars have long seen trust as a foundational social good. We therefore have ample studies on building trust in free markets, on cultivating trust in the state, and on rebuilding trust through civil society. The contributors to this volume, instead, ...

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Cross-Country Evidence on the Relationship between Societal Trust and Risk-Taking by Banks.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Financial & Quantitative Analysis. Feb2019, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p275-301. 27p.

Abstract: We study the relationship between societal trust and risk-taking in the banking industry. Prior literature has found that societal trust is positively related to both financial reporting conservatism and financial reporting transparency, which reduce b...

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The Global Trust Deficit Disorder: A Communications Perspective on Trust in the Time of Global Pandemics.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Communication. Apr2021, Vol. 71 Issue 2, p163-186. 24p. 1 Diagram.

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Abstract: There has been much discussion worldwide about the crisis of trust, with evidence of declining trust in social, economic, political and media institutions. The rise of populism, and the differing impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic between nations, has be...

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Trust and Stock Price Synchronicity: Evidence from China.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Business Ethics. Nov2020, Vol. 167 Issue 1, p97-109. 13p. 8 Charts.

Abstract: This paper investigates how social trust affects stock price synchronicity using a large sample of listed firms in China. We propose and provide evidence that social trust has a significantly positive impact on the amount of firm-specific information c...

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Trust and Distrust in Online Fact-Checking Services.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Communications of the ACM. Sep2017, Vol. 60 Issue 9, p65-71. 7p. 1 Color Photograph, 2 Diagrams, 5 Charts, 1 Graph.

Abstract: The article discusses the relation of trust to U.S. online fact checking services in light of social media-based information and misinformation. Topics include the relation of organizational transparency to the trustworthiness of fact checking groups, ...

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Trust and Social Capital in the Old City of Hyderabad: A Study of Self-Help Groups of Women, India.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Oriental Anthropologists. Jun2021, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p221-243. 23p.

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Abstract: Why do people trust each other? Do people form groups through mutual trust or self-interest? How does the theory of rational choice and accompanying individualism affect the concept of social capital? Are social cohesiveness in groups and financial suc...

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